Telcos unite in crackdown against SIM identity fraud
An increase in mobile number portability and SIM card swap fraud leaves local victims vulnerable to identity theft.
Bad day for SA’s cyber security as banks suffer DDoS attacks
Just as the City of Johannesburg is hacked, SABRIC confirms that a wave of ransom-driven attacks yesterday hit local banks.
SA needs effective laws to curb cyber crime, say experts
The country needs to revamp its cyber crime laws, say legal experts, who believe the Reserve Bank has set an exemplary regulatory effort that should be followed.
SA sees rise in online banking, SIM swap fraud: SABRIC
In 2017 digital banking cyber crime cost the local banks more than R250 million in gross losses, says SABRIC.
Without biometrics, a digital identity can be easily hacked
Card and PIN authentication is in dire need of a security revolution, says Greg Sarrail of HID Global.
Local cyber crime victims struggle to recover lost funds
South African Internet users globally who've lost money at the hands of cyber criminals struggle to recover all their lost money, says a Kaspersky report.